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dd2 may possibly have chicken pox and her poo is green atm!

(11 Posts)
Biglips Thu 09-Jul-09 20:54:15

is that the sign of chicken pox?

(dd2 - 9 months old - had her 8 mths check today and i noticed she is covered in spots this morning all over so docs said maybe c. pox or heat rash. She was crying alot yesterday but happy today)

thanks

aristocat Thu 09-Jul-09 21:35:06

never heard of green poo with c.pox
my DCs have had green poo but only when taking an antibiotic medicine grin

fone the doctor if you are worried

aristocat Thu 09-Jul-09 21:41:10

also...have you changed her food
could it be what she has eaten, at 9mo you are prob trying new tastes and flavours for her smile

zonedout Thu 09-Jul-09 21:41:29

ds1 was a little off colour in the few days leading up to his first cp spot (after which he was fine). i distinctly remember he had nasty yucky green poo during those few days as we were away for the christening of a friend's dd and he had to borrow some pink trousers as we had run out of clothes due to the exploding green poo. hth & good luck.

Biglips Thu 09-Jul-09 22:44:24

yes i know that her bowels would changed colours as ive seen it shock but this green is a very rich dark green colour like what newborns get.

Biglips Fri 10-Jul-09 17:39:11

dd2 got one blister by her private parts but the rest is just red pimples but she had been clingy and grumpy/crying. She is also teething too

Biglips Fri 10-Jul-09 17:41:54

teething - her tooth came thru 2 weeks ago and she didnt show much signs apart from a snotty nose and a red bum

bubblagirl Fri 10-Jul-09 17:55:54

my ds used to get green poo all the time i took to gp and was told dont panic unless it goes clear or black with red in it my ds had green poo for months never found out why just got used to it grin

theyoungvisiter Fri 10-Jul-09 17:58:11

my ds2 had green poo with CP from about 3 days before the first spot until they scabbed over.

Biglips Fri 10-Jul-09 19:42:36

well if no other blisters tmrw then i put it down to heat rash

Biglips Fri 10-Jul-09 21:31:26

ive looked closely to the pimples and some of them got white heads on them.

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